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Description: International Harvester Building looking north on Michigan Avenue.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Hemp or sisal fiber piles on the floor of International Harvester's McCormick Twine Mill as it is processed through spreading machines. The mill was locate...
Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for William Deering & Company featuring chromolithograph illustrations of the Deering factory, the grain center of the worl...
Description: Farmall A tractors on an assembly line at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Description: Columbian Exposition; North side of Midway Pleasance viewed from Madison Avenue.
Description: A man helps children get into an International C-1 school bus (station wagon). In the background is a large brick building.
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior view of the Gasoline Alley Garage. Presumably the inspiration for Frank O. King's cartoon Gasoline Alley.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Drawing on front cover of German McCormick catalog depicting a farmer on a horse-drawn binder in a field next to rolling hills with trees.
Description: Railroad cars and tracks at the North Pier River Barge Terminal at or near the McCormick Works (factory).
Description: The monoplane built by Carl S. Bates, an aeronautical inventor originally from Clear Lake, Iowa.
Date: 1897 ca.
Description: View of a large, stone residence with the first Ferris Wheel in the distance.
Description: Armored International Model S truck parked on a city street in Chicago.
Description: Front cover of an advertising catalog for International Harvester's Deering line of tillage implements featuring an illustration of a farm seen from a high...
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Red, black and gold cover art for McCormick advertising catalog showing silhouette of a farmer on a horse-drawn reaper.
Description: A group of men assist three men in diving gear on a boat on the Chicago River near the McCormick Works (factory).
Description: Color photo of a trailer with a gorilla painted on the back as it is loaded onto a railroad car by a gantry for shipment. The painting was part of one of s...
Description: Workers in Carl Bates' airplane factory in Chicago. The history of Bates' various aviation enterprises is sketchy, but it is known that he built airplanes...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: A replication of the crucifixion of Jesus Christ. Depicted is the Damascus Road, the site where Saint Paul is believed to have converted to Christianity.
Description: Armed officers and an armored truck owned by the Brinks Express Company outside the Italy building at the Chicago World's Fair "Century of Progress" exhibi...
Description: A man with garment bags over his shoulder leans against an International truck at the "Century of Progress" world's fair in Chicago. The truck was operated...
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